We are pleased to invite you to submit paper and panel proposals for the 2017 NISPAcee annual conference:
The 25th NISPAcee Annual Conference
Main Conference Theme: Innovation Governance in the Public Sector
Dates: May 18 - May 20, 2017
Location: Kazan, Republic of Tatarstan, Russian Federation
Local Organizer: Kazan Federal University
The Calls for Papers and the Online application with a paper proposal link are available on the conference pages:
Conference Homepage
Application with Paper Proposal
Paper proposals are invited on the main theme, for the general session, selected panels, Ph.D. pre-conference seminar or on the themes of the various working groups, which are as follows:
  • Working Group on Local Government
  • Working Group on e-Government
  • Working Group on Public Administration Reform
  • Working Group on Regional Development and Inter-regional Cooperation
  • Working Group on Public Finance and Public Finance Management
  • Working Group on Public Policy Analysis Development Issues
  • Working Group on Public Administration Education
  • Working Group on Local Services and Infrastructure
  • Working Group on Transition, Change and Uncertainty
  • Working Group on Non-Governmental Organisations in Central and Eastern Europe
New panel proposals are also invited. Click here to add a panel proposal.

Important deadlines:
Application with a Paper Proposal: November 10, 2016
Applicants should complete an online application form (in English) and input an abstract of a paper (maximum two pages - 3600 characters), update the personal data and attach the actual CV file (maximum 2 MB). The selection results will be available by the end of November, 2016.
Registration for the Conference: March 31, 2017 (to be opened in December 2016)

Final Version of Completed Papers: April 10, 2017
Papers are to be prepared according to the NISPAcee Manuscript Guidelines - please see details on the conference web-site. Papers in e-version will be accessible for all conference participants prior to the event at the conference website.
Please click here to download the Conference leaflet.